Clubs and Activities

John F. Kennedy High School Clubs

2018-2019

Name of Club Sponsor of Club Description of Club Meeting Times and Place
Key Club Ms. Williamson

KATIE_WILLIAMSON@dpsk12.org

 

We are a community-service based nationwide club, and we are sponsored by the Kiwanis. During lunch on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month
Rainbow Alliance Ms. Martiniere

MEGHAN_MARTINIERE@dpsk12.org

 

Ms. Orlandini

KATHERINE_ORLANDINI@dpsk12.org

 

Gay Straight Alliance Every other Thursday during lunch room 220
Robotics Club Mrs. Randall

Heather_Randall@dpsk12.org

 

Mr. Loya

Victor_Loya@dpsk12.org

 

 

The purpose is to compete in current Robotic Competitions and give student opportunities to lead, learn and design real world automation and engineering projects.  This includes, Machines, Programming, Marketing, Building, and Gaming.

 

Monday and Friday from 2:40-4:00pm Room 111
Society of Young Women Engineers Mrs. Randall

Heather_Randall@dpsk12.org

 

Open to all young women interested in careers in Technology and Engineering Fields. August 29th at Lunch Room 111
TSA Technology Student Association Organization Mrs. Randall

Heather_Randall@dpsk12.org

Mr. Loya

Vic_Loya@dpsk12.org

 

For Engineering Students Only Meets once per month starting on Thursday, August 24th at Lunch in Room 111.

 

Improv Club Mr. Boyles

Timothy_Boyles@dpsk12.org

 

Learn how to do improve Monday during Lunch Room 233
Anime Club Mr. Boyles

Timothy_Boyles@dpsk12.org

 

For people who love anime and want to learn more about anime Tuesday Lunch  Room 233
IB Social Club/Helping Club Mr. Boyles

Timothy_Boyles@dpsk12.org

Mr. Brown

Matt_Brown@dpsk12.org

 

For IB Diploma Students Wednesday during Lunch Room 222
Film Club Mr. Boyles

Timothy_Boyles@dpsk12.org

 

Learn about film Thursday during lunch Room 233
Friends First Mrs. Shea Caballero

 

Mentorship program with BVIS TBD
IB Helping Club Mr. Brown

Matt_Brown@dpsk12.org

Mr. Boyles

Timothy_Boyles@dpsk12.org

 

 

For IB Diploma Students Tuesday during Lunch Room 222
Cooking Club Ms. Donaldson

Lindsay_Donaldson@dpsk12.org

For people interested in cooking Friday during  Lunch Room 304
Environmental Club Ms. Donaldson

Lindsay_Donaldson@dpsk12.org

Ways to help the environment Thursday during Lunch Room 304
FBLA Mrs. Count

Linda_Count@dpsk12.org

Future Business Leaders of America (only for students in Business classes) TBD
DECA Mrs. Count

Linda_Count@dpsk12.org

Marketing, management and entrepreneurship in business, finance, hospitality (only for Business students) TBD
Creative Writing Club Ms. Sullivan

Courtney_Sullivan@dpsk12.org

 

Calling young writers! This club is for those who love to write and want to share their passion with like-minded people. We will explore different prompts and genres (flash fiction, poetry, short story, screenplay, etc) while work-shopping and revising pieces. When possible, we will look for competitions to submit work to! It’s also for people who want to use the space for the therapeutic benefits of writing (no work will be shared/ work-shopped unless requested by the writer). Wednesday Lunch Room 416
Dreamers Club Ms. Tedoff

Amy_Tedoff@dpsk12.org

 

Mrs. Caballero

Shea_Caballero@dpsk12.org

 

¿Te mudaste a Colorado de otro país? ¿A veces es difícil navegar las diferencias en idioma, comida, y comunidad? ¡Ven al club DREAMers y conoce a otros estudiantes experimentando las mismas dificultades!  Aprenderemos de otras culturas, te apoyaremos mientras aprendes inglés, jugaremos, y haremos amigos.

 

Did you move here from another country? Is the change in language, food, community hard sometimes?  Come meet other students experiencing similar challenges! We will learn about other cultures, support you as you learn English, play games, make new friends, etc.

 

 

1st Thursday of every month.

 

Diversity Club Dr. Le

Le_Long@dpsk12.org

  Monday during Lunch Room 4
Book Club: Readers of the Lost Arc Ms. Brack

BRYONY_BRACK-ROBERTSON@dpsk12.org

 

For people who love books. Last Tuesday of the month Room 411
Debate Club Mr. Marieanu

Trevor_Marieanu@dpsk12.org

To learn how to debate. Room 202 Tuesdays or Wednesdays
Successful Career Students of Colorado aka:   (SC)2 Ms. Langolis

Ashley_Langolis@dpsk12.org

 

Mr.Washburn

Marshall_Washburn@dpsk12.org

 

  Wednesdays in room 113

 

HOSA – Health Occupations Student Association Mrs. Brick

Kelly_Brick@dpsk12.org

 

For Health and Med Students TBD
Nerds Club Mr. Loya

Victor_Loya@dpsk12.org

Students bring in board games and challenge each other Tuesdays 3:00-4:30
Science Bowl Mr. Soto

Gessner_Soto@dpsk12.org

 

The National Science Bowl (NSB) is a high school and middle school science knowledge competition using a quiz bowl format held in the United States. A buzzer system similar to those seen on popular television game shows is used to signal an answer. The competition has been organized and sponsored by the United States Department of Energy since its inception in 1991. …” ( source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Science_Bowl ). Two Days per Week, Whatever Combination Suits the Group Best

Room 401

Board Game Club Mr. Clymer

Jason_Clymer@dpsk12.org

 

Play different board games 322 on Thursdays from 2:30-4:00